7:02:32 AM PDT - Monday, May 16th, 2022

Denis Shapovalov swears at crowd and argues with umpire in frustration at Italian Open  

By Editor - Mon May 09, 11:25 am

Denis Shapovalov, the world No16, went on a foul-mouthed tirade against the umpire and the Rome crowd on Monday, in the latest angry outburst by a men's tennis player. The Canadian was locked in a three-hour battle with Italy's Lorenzo Sonego in the first round of the Internazionali BNL D'Italia, but was pushed to the brink of exasperation when he disagreed with some umpiring calls. When a line call went against him, and with no HawkEye being used on the clay courts in Rome, he could not contain

The rest is here:

Denis Shapovalov swears at crowd and argues with umpire in frustration at Italian Open

Leave a Reply

You must sign in to post a comment.